HHS has provided NTEU with a new Article 3 notice on its proposed changes to its guidance on receipts and invoices when employees are traveling.
On October 4, 2018, I shared that HHS had provided NTEU with an Article 3 notice that it planned to update three areas of the HHS Travel Policy Manual. During the briefing with NTEU, HHS decided to initially delay the implementation of the receipt and invoice guidance. HHS has now provided NTEU with a new Article 3 notice on the subject. The notice explains: Continue reading “HHS FY18 Travel Policy Manual Changes Update”
Reminder of our efforts to get HHS to negotiate in good faith and explanation of what’s next.
For months, you’ve heard about NTEU’s repeated efforts to get HHS to negotiate in good faith over our contract. They’ve asked Secretary Azar to meet with us, and when he refused, NTEU submitted a petition with thousands of our signatures. NTEU has filed multiple national grievances for bad faith bargaining and have alerted members of Congress and the media about HHS’ mistreatment of its employees. Last week, we took our concerns more public with loud and spirited informational picketing outside of HHS headquarters. Continue reading “Recap of NTEU’s Efforts on Term Bargaining”